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The Altamont High School National Honor Society hosted the Induction Ceremony at ACHS gym on March 25. New inducted members include, front row: Telsa Johnson, Emily Armstrong, Maria Kuhns, Jaden Zumbahlen, Kayla Miller, Serena Strullmeyer, Kacie Phillips, and Andrea Wendling. Second row: Brady Winn, Nicholas Tkachuk, Parker Asplin, Ethan Deadmond, Sara Flores, Marcus Moomaw, Jacob Miller, Lauren White, and Landon Oder. The National Honor Society sponsor is Rocky Lewis.

Lake Land College’s Future Educators of America Club received the Outstanding Club Award at the college's 2014 Annual Club Recognition Luncheon held recently. Pictured front row, are Allison Wending, Altamont; Emily Stuemke, Altamont; Alexandria Binion, Arthur and Tanille Ulm, Future Educators of America advisor. In the back row are Heather Began, Altamont; Matt Burrow, Altamont; and Audrey O’Dell, Altamont.

Lady Indians Head Coach John Niebrugge talks with Lauren Ohnesorge, going to bat, Josey Phillips and Deidre Ledbetter, runners, during action against Cumberland on April 1.

The St. Elmo High School Jr/Sr Prom was held March 29 in the high school gymnasium. The theme for the event was “A Red Carpet Affair”. The royal court included Tiffany Austin, Braden Dilley, Jessica Kramer, Nick Bauer, retiring Queen Kara Waltrip and King Garrett Bartels and new Queen Aubrey Carson and King Eric Neeley.

2014 NHS members at Brownstown High School are pictured above in no order; Danielle Austin, Katie Carson, Alyssa Cole, Lakin Evans, Jordan Koehler, Dustin Lawson, Bethany Oberlink, Jacob Rolfingsmeier, Jill Schilling, Lauren Shelton, Jeffrey Taylor, Michaela Walk, Hayley Watts, Emily Frailey, Katie Kroll, Nathan Matthews, Austin Robson, Corie Sasse, Kyrstyn Fitch, Audriana Pruett, Sydney Rosborough, Kaylee Sefton and Kayla Summann.


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Connect and Protect Series to Host Third Community Event Print E-mail
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Written by Clyde Barr   
Monday, 14 April 2014 14:01

Community members from Altamont will join together for the third time to help spread the word and educate folks about the drug and alcohol usage in the Altamont and surrounding areas. 
The event is titled Connect and Protect and the topics vary from night to night but all will focus on the drug and alcohol problem facing our youth and the community.
The third event will take place at the First Baptist Church on Tuesday, April 29, at 6:30 p.m

Saint Elmo Native Presents Undergraduate Research at National Conference Print E-mail
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Written by Administrator   
Monday, 14 April 2014 13:59

A Saint Elmo native presented her undergraduate research project during the National Conference on Undergraduate Research last weekend in Lexington, Ky.
Dylan Dilley was one of 44 Eastern Illinois University students who attended the conference and presented research on a range of topics from mental illness to bioenergetics.

Golden Years Club Establishes Building Fund Account Print E-mail
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Monday, 07 April 2014 11:36

Eighteen members and friends signed the register for the Golden Years Club potluck dinner and meeting on Tuesday, March 25.
Club president, Pastor DonThomas welcomed all present, asked the blessing and invited the guests and those celebrating March birthdays and anniversaries to be served first.

Altamont Man Makes Pre-Trial Appearance in Heroin Case Print E-mail
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Written by Clyde Barr   
Monday, 07 April 2014 11:37

The pretrial of Altamont resident Jay C. Miller has been moved back following a pretrial hearing on April 1.
The 22-year-old Miller is charged with possession of a controlled substance and delivery of a controlled substance.
The delivery charge stems from Miller's involvement in the delivery of heroin on Feb. 2 to Jessica James, who died later that day.

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